VIZIO 42" Class LCD 1080p 60Hz HDTV, RBE420VO (Refurbished)

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Walmart #: 007209359
VIZIO 42" Class LCD 1080p 60Hz HDTV, RBE420VO (Refurbished)
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The refurbished VIZIO 42" 1080p LCD HDTV delivers full-HD 60Hz picture quality and superior audio. This flat-screen model features SRS TruVolume and SRS TruSurround HD audio for advanced virtual surround sound, 100,000 to 1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio, and two HDMI ports to connect up to two HDMI devices. The VIZIO 42" 1080p LCD HDTV exceeds ENERGY STAR 4.1 guidelines to reduce energy consumption and utilizes built-in ambient light sensing technology, which automatically adjusts backlight levels to the brightness of the surroundings.
Note: You must have a source of HD programming in order to take full advantage of the VIZIO 42" 1080p LCD HDTV. Contact your local cable or satellite TV service provider for details on how to upgrade.

About this item

Important Made in USA Origin Disclaimer: For certain items sold by Walmart on Walmart.com, the displayed country of origin information may not be accurate or consistent with manufacturer information. For updated, accurate country of origin data, it is recommended that you rely on product packaging or manufacturer information.

The refurbished VIZIO 42" 1080p LCD HDTV delivers full-HD 60Hz picture quality and superior audio. This flat-screen model features SRS TruVolume and SRS TruSurround HD audio for advanced virtual surround sound, 100,000 to 1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio, and two HDMI ports to connect up to two HDMI devices. The VIZIO 42" 1080p LCD HDTV exceeds ENERGY STAR 4.1 guidelines to reduce energy consumption and utilizes built-in ambient light sensing technology, which automatically adjusts backlight levels to the brightness of the surroundings.
Note: You must have a source of HD programming in order to take full advantage of the VIZIO 42" 1080p LCD HDTV. Contact your local cable or satellite TV service provider for details on how to upgrade.


VIZIO 42" Class 1080p 60Hz LCD HDTV, Refurbished:

  • 16:9 LCD panel
    With 1920 x 1080 full-HD 60Hz performance
  • Wide 178-degree vertical and 178-degree horizontal angles
    See a clear picture from anywhere in the room
  • Built-in NTSC/ATSC/QAM tuner
    Watch digital broadcasts, including HDTV programs where available
  • High brightness of 500 nits with 8-ms. response time
    Place your VIZIO 42" 1080p LCD HDTV anywhere
  • 100,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio
  • HDMI Inputs: 2
    Enjoy a superior HD experience with the HDMI one-cable solution

Specifications

Brightness: 500 nits
Response Time: 8ms
Remote Included: Yes
Resolution: 1080p (HDTV)
Ships In Original Packaging: Yes
Tv Definition: HDTV
Tv Technology: LCD
Primary Color: Black
Multi Pack Indicator: No
Battery Type: Does Not Contain a Battery
Model No.: RBE420VO
Shipping Weight (in pounds): 42.3
Product in Inches (L x W x H): 40.3 x 9.6 x 27.6
Walmart No.: 7209359
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by matt4nier 2/8/2011
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  • A. Yes, it has an rgb input with a digital audio input.
    by reddoggy6/8/2011
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  • A. Totally, It has a computer attachment, two HDMI ports, two USB and all the standard ports for older hardware. It is amazing, we were able to hook up a Wii, DVD, Computer, Ipod docking station, Surround sound and still have empty ports.
    by Succus4/20/2011
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  • A. Yes, I was able to use this with my Apple Macbook Pro (July, 2010, 13" model). In order to accomplish this, you must buy a Mini DisplayPort to HDMI Female Adapter Cable (I purchased this through Amazon for around $5.00) and an HDMI cable. Simply plug it into one of the HDMI ports on the back of the TV and choose it through the remote. Presto, you have a GIGANTIC monitor now to either work or download content from iTunes.
    by bluespark4/20/2011
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  • A. So long as your computer/laptop has an HDMI port. I use my laptop and an hdmi cable to watch hulu on the TV.
    by 0ER02/23/2011
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  • A. yes, you will need an 8 pin cable like the one that goes from any computer to monitor.
    by mmikemoore2/17/2011
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  • A. YES
    by Lemphunter2/9/2011
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1/11/2011

Customer review by Guy4Tech

4.0 stars 1/11/2011 by Guy4Tech
by Guy4Tech

I had this TV Shipped "site to store" for free, and it only took four days (including the weekend), on the week before xmas. The TV is exactly what I wanted and expected. The only thing that isn't perfect about this TV, is the sound quality. I am a professionally trained recording and mixing engineer and my review of the audio output is not great. The built-in EQ can push you in the right direction, but you can never get it perfectly flat. I have a feeling that the way the sound is tweaked in such a way to make the built-in speakers sound good, but I am not using them. It really is not that big of a deal. Most people probably either won't notice the problem, or will use the built-in speakers. I gave the audio quality 4/5 stars, so this should tell you that it isn't that big of a deal. The picture is great! The menu is easy to learn and use. The remote is average in size. All in all, I am 100% satisfied with this purchase. I only buy refurbished electronics!

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Guy4Tech
Wilmington, NC
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:25 - 34
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Gender:Male
Usage:Every day
Awful Substandard Packaging / Buyer Beware
3/12/2011

Customer review by bluespark

2.0 stars 3/12/2011 by bluespark
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The box was not original and the package it came in was semi-open. The TV was missing 6 of the 9 base stand screws and the corner of the base had a small crack (once the TV was set up, you couldn't see it). Being handy, I hand some that matched up but this can be incredibly frustrating to someone who has to run out and buy the screws. The positive side is that you will get a TV that is an incredible deal. Remember, in order to have an awesome picture, you MUST hook the TV up to an HD cable box. With that said, the picture is excellent is the sound is very good. You will benefit by hooking up the TV either a Vizio sound bar or external amplifier. But don't worry, if you don't have these the sound will be just fine. I think if Walmart and Vizio are teaming up to sell refurbished goods, they should make sure that the TV is complete with all hardware in a sealed box. Best thing, if it doesn't work out, Walmart gives you an unconditional 90-day "No questions asked and no restocking fee" warranty. Can't go wrong with that!

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bluespark
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:35 - 44
Gender:Male
Great TV for a great price!
5/2/2011

Customer review by calypsoLD

5.0 stars 5/2/2011 by calypsoLD
by calypsoLD

The picture on this TV is great! Especially when watching HD channels or Blu-ray! Excellent price for such a good TV. Site to store shipping was fast (about a week). The box arrived with no damage and the product was in perfect condition (be sure to look for the little screw used to mount the TV to its base that many have said was missing - we found it in the large bag that the TV is wrapped in, it's just loose, so you have to watch for it!) Really easy assembly and set up in minutes. Was able to add a 2-year warranty at customer service in the store during pick-up (I could not find the option to do so on the online check out). Picking up from site-to-store was fast and easy, and the TV fit in the backseat of my car. Like other reviewers have said, the volume tends to jump around a bit. I tried the TRU volume feature and it doesn't seem to help much with that, though does seem to help a little. Overall, great TV and great value...would definitely recommend!!

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calypsoLD
California
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Usage:Every day
Excellent Purchase for the Money!!!
4/13/2011

Customer review by WiiJammin

5.0 stars 4/13/2011 by WiiJammin
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I have had this product for 10 days now and I am very satisfied! The picture quality is great! The sound quality is like most TVs....basic but I also purchased the Panasonic SC-BTT350 5.1-Channel 3D Blu-ray Home Theater System and the Omnimount Sedona Ebony TV Stand with Mount, for TVs up to 42" and the sound is great and as the old saying goes "I am sitting pretty!" The TV, DVD Blu-ray system and TV stand are a beautiful sight. I wish I had a picture to show, but I am at work and want to rate this item before I forget. If you are loooking for a good buy, get this item while the getting is good!

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WiiJammin
Asheville, NC
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:45 - 54
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Gender:Male
Usage:Every day
AWESOME TV!!!!
4/30/2011

Customer review by vmsmith05

5.0 stars 4/30/2011 by vmsmith05
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This tv is amazing. I've seen brand new tv's of the same brand before, and there is no difference in the one that I received. I saw many reviews stating that it was no in the original box and that it was missing things. Mine was not. Mine had all it's parts and I really don't think that it matters if it's in the original tv box. It works the same way! The picture is amazing and so is the sound! I would recommend this TV to anyone looking for a good one. This is my first time buying a TV and it's perfect!

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vmsmith05
Maryland
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:25 - 34
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Gender:Female
Usage:Every day
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